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The Jute Industry: From Seed to Finished Cloth T Woodhouse P Kilgour

The Jute Industry: From Seed to Finished Cloth

T Woodhouse P Kilgour

Published May 1st 2015
ISBN : 9781505277906
Paperback
82 pages
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[...] The two main varieties C. Capsularis and C. Olilorius are cultivated in Bengal for the production of fibre, while for seed purposes, large tracts of land are cultivated in Assam, and the seeds exported for use principally in Mymensingh andMore[...] The two main varieties C. Capsularis and C. Olilorius are cultivated in Bengal for the production of fibre, while for seed purposes, large tracts of land are cultivated in Assam, and the seeds exported for use principally in Mymensingh and Dacca. The above two varieties of the jute plant vary in height from 5 to 15 feet, and, in a normal season, reach maturity in about four months from the time of sowing. In some districts the stems of jute plants are sometimes[...].